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Myanmar Crisis

Myanmar coup grinds cross-border infrastructure projects to halt

Dawei industrial zone could face two-year delay to completion

Thailand's government has suspended investments for developing Myanmar's Dawei Special Economic Zone.

BANGKOK -- While the coup in Myanmar has muzzled democracy in a country that once again finds itself under junta rule, the political unrest has also forced major infrastructure projects to go silent, threatening to derail plans for badly needed developments and upgrades.

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